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08/10/2010 10:30 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Record Heat: 17 Nations Beat or Equal All-Time High Temperatures This Summer So Far

If Russia's current heatwave being the worst in 1000 years and doubling the daily death rate in Moscow wasn't enough, check out this sweaty stat: According to Wunder Blog (via Mongabay), already this summer 17 nations have set or matched their all-time heat records.

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